As the Head of Innovation in Silicon Valley at North American Lighting (NAL), A Koito Group Company, Amit works with startups, Tier 1s, and OEMs to find partnerships/investments in adjacent and transformational areas that can contribute to vehicle safety through the evolution of lighting. Prior to this, Amit lead the technical marketing department in Michigan for NAL. Before joining NAL he held positions at Bosch Automotive and Power Tools and McDanel Advanced Ceramics. Amit has a BS in mechanical engineering and an MBA.
Amit is the host of the podcast ‘Mobility Now!’ with 1500 subscribers and the founder of Sunnyvale Sensor Fusion Meetup which hosts monthly meetups and has over 1500 members.